• Hera Pheri 3 director’s place in danger, Akshay may ask Priyadarshan to step in

    The actor and Neeraj Vora are not on the best of terms

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  • Congress Supporters Named Public Toilet After Rishi Kapoor, Here’s How He Reacted

    Recently, Bollywood veteran actor Rishi Kapoor had tweeted questioning on why all the properties are named after Gandhi’s. Rishi Kapoor had strongly lashed out at Gandhi family members especially Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi. Days after his tweets, Congress workers have made a comeback by hanging a placard over a Sulabh toilet with Rishi‘s name. In the series of tweets, Rishi Kapoor had expressed his displeasure over the name of Delhi’s airport, RKapoor asked, “Why Indira G airport International ?

    Business of Cinema
  • Where will the new Obama residence be post January?

    Who will enter the White House after President Barack Obama is still uncertain with Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton vying for the post. From White House, the US president and his family will move into an 8,200-square-foot mansion in the upscale Washington DC neighbourhood of Kalorama. The property, built in 1928, is currently owned by Joe Lockhart, who is the executive vice president of communications at the National Football League (NFL), and Giovanna Gray, who works with Glamour magazine.

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  • 2 years of Modi government: 10 ‘failures’ Congress leaders highlighted in a scathing attack on NDA

    In a scathing attack on NDA, Congress on Thursday questioned the lack of 'acche din' for India on the two year anniversary of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government. "Are these acche din or sachhe din?" Congress leaders asked. "They (Modi government) are selling dreams meant for the rich," Congress said.

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  • Newly-elected MLA in Tamil Nadu passes away on oath taking day

    For a second time in five years, the ruling AIADMK has lost one of its legislators on the day of swearing-in of newly elected MLAs to the Tamil Nadu Assembly. S M Seenivel, who was elected to the Tamil Nadu Assembly from Tirupparankundram constituency, died of stroke today, bringing back memories of an AIADMK Minister who passed away in 2011 when he was rushing to Chennai for the swearing-in of MLAs. AIADMK leader from Tiruchirappally N Mariam Pitchai was killed in a road accident hours before the swearing-in of the members of the 14th Assembly in 2011. He died in the accident on Chennai-Tiruchirappally highway near Perambalur. Pitchai had been allotted the Environment portfolio by Chief Minister

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  • For world records, Indian man removes teeth and gets over 500 tattoos

    By Sunil Kataria NEW DELHI (Reuters) - An Indian man obsessed with setting Guinness world records got 366 flags tattooed on his body and had all his teeth removed so he could put nearly 500 drinking straws and more than 50 burning candles in his mouth. Har Parkash Rishi, who claims to have set more than 20 records, now calls himself Guinness Rishi. Born in 1942 in a cinema hall in the capital, New Delhi, Rishi first got into the Guinness Book of World Records in 1990 when, with two friends, he rode a scooter for 1,001 hours.

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  • India's bankruptcy law positive for banks: Moody's

    Chennai, May 26 (IANS) Global credit rating agency Moody's Investors Service on Thursday said India's bankruptcy code boosts creditors bargaining power against big borrowers. However, Moody's also said significant infrastructure constraints have to be crossed for the framework to be fully operational. On May 11, Indian parliament passed the a national bankruptcy law, the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016, which is now pending the President's signature.

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  • 16 years after pregnant woman’s death, Mumbai court convicts doctor

    Sixteen years after Sarasheej Shete (52) lost his wife and son in a Mahim hospital after a stillbirth via a caesarean section procedure, the Bandra Metropolitan Magistrate Court convicted gynaecologist Sharad Ganesh Gogate on charges of medical negligence. “The accused caused death of Sunita and her child by his negligence, not amounting to culpable homicide,” the judgement observed. For Shete and his daughter Shrika Shete (21) however it has been a long battle half won.

    The Indian Express
  • Vinod Kambli lashes out at Indian selectors for ignoring few Mumbai cricketers for West Indies tour

    Rohit Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane and Shardul Thakur are the three players selected from the Mumbai team.

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  • Alia-Sid get preference over Sara-Ishaan

    After wrapping up Half Girlfriend, buzz is, Mohit Suri will direct Aashiqui 3. The Karan Johar production will have to wait

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  • Everything You Need To Know About Deepika Padukone’s Cameo In ‘Raabta’

    According to the always so nosy media, sometime ago it was reported that Deepika Padukone will be making a special appearance in friend, Dinesh Vijan’s maiden directorial venture ‘Raabta’. According to reports, the 30-year-old will be seen grooving to a catchy item number! Woohoo, we get to see more of her other than ‘lovely’ and who doesn’t love our partyholic Veronica right? As far as Deepika is concerned, she was last seen in Bajirao Mastani.

    Business of Cinema
  • Jaya thanks Stalin for attending swearing in

    Paving the way for a new political culture between the two Dravidian parties, AIADMK supremo and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Tuesday thanked DMK leader M K Stalin for attending her swearing-in ceremony on Monday. Putting an end to the controversy over the seating arrangements to Stalin during the function, Jayalalithaa said she never intended to insult him or his party over the seats allocation. Jayalalithaa's statement came against the backdrop of DMK president M Karunanidhi's stating that Stalin was insulted at the swearing-in function by seating him among the crowd, instead of allotting a seat in the front row. The AIADMK said had the officials brought to her notice that Stalin

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  • Telangana TS EAMCET 2016 result declared @tseamcet.in

    TS EAMCET results 2016: The Telangana TS EAMCET 2016 results are declared on May 26, 2016. The entrance exam was conducted on May 15, 2016 by JNTUH on behalf of TSCHE.

    The Indian Express
  • Rajiv Shukla to take up Gayle issue with BCCI

    Mumbai, by Gaurav Gupta • Last updated on Wednesday, 25 May, 2016, 07:27 AM Chris Gayle's controversial remarks in an interview he gave to a female journalist in a British newspaper (The Times) has led to the Melbourne Renegades announcing that they will not offer him a fresh contract for next season's Big Bash League (BBL). Gayle also faces a possible censure from English county club Somerset, for whom he's slated to play soon. The Jamaican's latest antics may have just put him in serious trouble in the IPL too. Gayle had told the journalist he has "a very, very big bat, the biggest in the wooooorld. You think you could lift it? You'd need two hands." Under fire since then, the 36-year-old later

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  • Good schooling, hard work behind Tina Dabi's UPSC success: Shubhra Ranjan

    Ankur Garg did it in 2012 and Tina Dabi did it in 2016 - both of them cleared the UPSC exam in the first attempt at the age of 22. Garg is now posted as deputy commissioner, south-west. What is so exceptional about students like Dabi and Garg who manage to clear one of the toughest exams in the country in the first attempt?Firstpost spoke to Shubhra Ranjan whose classes Dabi attended for preparing for the exam to understand what makes someone a topper and how the profile of those aspiring for civil services has changed over the years.Your student topped the civil service exam this year. Do you see something special in the toppers?This exam is, I think, the first step to bureaucratisation. The

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  • B-townies in London for KJo’s 44th

    After unwinding at a spa-resort in Austria, Karan Johar, along with filmmaker friend Zoya Akhtar, touched down in the Queen's City earlier this week to ring in his birthday. The Student of the Year director who turned 44 today was joined by close pals, Shah Rukh and Gauri, who had landed in London on Saturday. Besides the Khans, KJo's mother, Hiroo Johar, and friends, Shweta Bachchan Nanda, Manmohan Shetty's producer-daughter, Aarti, and Kaajal Anand also timed their vacations to coincide with his special day. "London is one of Karan's favourite cities," informs a guest, adding that the birthday boy booked a London hotspot for an all-night party, held last night. Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif

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  • Gold drops to 7-week low on Fed rate hike prospects

    Gold fell to a seven-week low on Wednesday after upbeat U.S. home sales data in the previous session boosted expectations that the Federal Reserve will press ahead with interest rate hikes in the near term. The metal has fallen more than 4 percent since Fed meeting minutes last Wednesday revived expectations of an imminent rate increase. Gold is sensitive to rising interest rates, which increase the opportunity cost of holding non-yielding assets.

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  • Jungle-raj not a myth: Crime thrives under Nitish Kumar's ideal Bihar

    "Bihar is not merely India's poorest state; it is also its most corrupt, violent and lawless state," Steven R Weisman of the New York Times wrote in 1987. Almost three decades later, little of that statement seems to have changed. "Deeply saddened and concerned about some incidents that took place in Bihar recently. We won’t rest until all those responsible are brought to justice." This was state's Chief Minister Nitish Kumar at a function in Lucknow this May. Nitish was referring to the recent killings in the 'lawless state' which sparked debates of resurging 'jungle-raj'. A senior journalist, bureau chief of Hindi daily Hindustan, in Siwan was shot dead in full public view in a market and a

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  • Why Did Saudi Arabia Kill OPEC?

    Oil markets should not expect any tangible results from next week’s OPEC meeting as both Saudi Arabia and Iran feel nothing for a production cut or freeze

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